Kate Heyhoe

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Chicken Satay
with Spicy Peanut Sauce

(Served by ARAMARK at the 1996 Atlanta Olympic Games)
Serves 8


Peanut Sauce:
3/4 cup creamy peanut butter
1/2 cup coconut milk
1/3 cup water
1/3 cup sherry wine
3 Tablespoons lemon juice
2 Tablespoons grated gingerroot
1 Tablespoon soy sauce
2 teaspoons sugar
1/2 teaspoon crushed red pepper


Combine all ingredients in bowl using a wire whisk. Blend until smooth. Chill.


1/2 cup soy sauce
1/4 cup cashews, toasted
1 Tablespoon cilantro
1 Tablespoon sesame seed oil
1 teaspoon salt
1/2 teaspoon chili powder
1/4 teaspoon cumin

2-1/2 pounds chicken breast cut into 1" wide strips


Combine all marinade ingredients, except chicken, in blender or food processor. Blend to form a smooth paste. Rub marinade into meat. Cover. Chill at least two hours in refrigerator. Thread meat onto skewers. Broil approximately four minutes each side or until juices run clear. Serve with spicy peanut sauce.

Nutrition Information Per Serving:
Calories: 146
Total Fat: 8 g
Saturated Fat: 2 g
Cholesterol: 45 mg
Sodium: 840 mg


Kate's Global Kitchen

Feeding the Olympics, Down Under


Olympic Recipes, Down Under:

These recipes are meant to serve a large, hungry crowd... Of 500. You probably won't be feeding that many athletes or even non-athletes, but you may want to see just what it takes to cook dinner in the Sydney Olympic Village...

Curried Red-Snapper, for 500
Braised Chicken Michigan, for 500


Olympic Recipes, in family-size portions:

The following recipes are examples of international menu items served to the athletes at various Olympic Games. Each recipe has been revised to accommodate family-sized portions...

Belgian White Veal Stew
     (Blanquette de Veau à l'ancienne)
     (2000 Sydney Olympic Games)
African Peanut Chicken Soup
     (1988 Calgary Olympic Games)
Salad Nicoise
      (1994 Lillehammer and the 1996 Atlanta Olympic Games)
Spanish Paella Valenciana
     (1992 Barcelona Olympic Games)
Chicken Satay with Spicy Peanut Sauce
     (1996 Atlanta Olympic Games)
Heavenly Potatoes
     (1996 Atlanta Olympic Games)
Chick Pea and Feta Salad
     (1996 Atlanta Olympic Games)
Almond Custard
     (1996 Atlanta Olympic Games)
Georgia Peach Cobbler
     (1996 Atlanta Olympic Games)


Kate's Global Kitchen for September, 2000:

9/02/00 Pistou and Pesto: Basil's Last Stand
9/09/00 Cook Your Wurst! It's Oktoberfest
9/16/00 Feeding the Olympics, Down Under
9/23/00 Eating Australian
9/30/00 Italian Meatballs, My Way

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